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...and making it impossible for all the king's Band-Aids to put me back together again. Flying glass is great in a Liam Neeson movie on the autobahn during rush hour, but not on River Watch Parkway during rush hour.My wonderful neighbor, whose...
Film review: 'Taken 2' should be taken away

...embarrassed to hear distinguished actor Liam Neeson forced to utter the phrase "Don't...I wonder if it's the same for Liam Neeson? Either that, or he was contractually...Taken 3." I don't begrudge Liam Neeson a huge payday - he's earned it...
Arts & Entertainment

Now Playing Synopsis: Liam Neeson reunites with Unknown director Jaume Collet-Serra) for this airborne thriller about an Air Marshal racing to stop the villain who has framed him as a hijacker during a non-stop flight from New York to London. From the moment we first meet Air Marshal Bill Marks (Neeson), it's apparent his nerves are frayed. After furtively knocking back a stiff drink in the airport parking lot, he enters the crowded terminal to board a plane bound for London. Carefully observing his fellow travelers along the way, Marks eventually ends up seated next to nervous flyer Jen (Julianne Moore), who begins to breathe easier once she's seated near a window. Later, as the plane hits cruising altitude, Marks receives a mysterious text message stating that a passenger on the flight will be killed every 20 minutes unless $150 million is deposited into a secure bank account. But the harder Marks works to identify a suspect, the deeper he implicates himself in what becomes a deadly hostage crisis unfolding at 30,000 feet over the Atlantic Ocean. When it's revealed that the account for the ransom money is in Marks' name, the FAA revokes his marshal status and the media paints him as a hijacker. As the frightened passengers begin to turn on Marks, he suspects the true culprit may not even be on the plane. And with the help of Jen and perceptive airline hostess Nancy (Michelle Dockery), he attempts to clear his name and protect the passengers by any means possible. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Liam Neeson, Julianne Moore, Nate Parker Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

The LEGO Movie

Now Playing Synopsis: A lowly Lego figure (voiced by Chris Pratt) joins a group intent on battling an evil force after a case of mistaken identity in this computer-generated comedy from the filmmakers behind Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs and co-director Chris McKay (Robot Chicken). Will Arnett co-stars as the voice of Batman, who along with Superman, make appearances in the Warner Bros. picture. Elizabeth Banks, Morgan Freeman, Will Ferrell, Liam Neeson, and Alison Brie head up the rest of the voice cast. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett, Will Ferrell, Morgan Freeman, Charlie Day, Liam Neeson, Nick Offerman, Alison Brie Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

The best and worst of 2012 at the movies an unfinished phrase: Taken to... what? Taken to a third movie, unfortunately. Audiences came out to see Liam Neeson once again whip up on some poor Eurotrash slavers, though this bunch is barely enough to make our hero break a sweat...
Arts & Entertainment
Third Person

Now Playing Synopsis: Oscar-winner Paul Haggis (Crash) writes and directs this romantic drama that alternates between three tales of intrigue unfolding simultaneously in New York, Paris, and Rome. Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael (Liam Neeson) is still reeling from the recent separation from his wife Elaine (Kim Basinger) when he retreats to a Paris hotel room to finish his latest novel. As Michael searches for inspiration, his fiery affair with smoldering journalist and aspiring writer Anna (Olivia Wilde) awakens an intense passion deep within him. Meanwhile, in Rome, unscrupulous American businessman Scott (Adrien Brody) ducks into a place called the Café Americano searching for a taste of home. There he encounters captivating Roma beauty Monika (Moran Atias), who claims to have just lost the ransom she intended to pay her daughter's kidnappers. Smitten and sympathetic, Scott agrees to join her in traveling to a dangerous region of southern Italy, only to realize along the way that he may have fallen victim to an intricate con. As Scott ventures toward an uncertain fate in an unfamiliar country, former soap-opera starlet Julia (Mila Kunis) fights her prolific, ex-husband artist Rick (James Franco) for custody of their six-year-old son in New York City. It seems like a losing battle until Julia's lawyer Theresa (Maria Bello) convinces the court to give her desperate client one last chance to prove she's a fit mother. Now as Julia finds herself on the other side of the glamorous life she once enjoyed, her husband's new girlfriend Sam (Loan Chabanol) watches the situation play out with a heavy heart. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Mila Kunis, Olivia Wilde, Adrien Brody, James Franco Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Discovering 'Unknown' worthwhile

...Unknown" Warner Bros. Pictures 1 hour, 53 minutes Liam Neeson's last big hit was a movie called "Taken," Michael Bay. At the very least, "Unknown" has Liam Neeson in it. So, I talked my wife into going out, we got...
Taken -- for a ratings ride

...After all, there's only the minimum of foul language. Liam Neeson is Bryan Mills, an ex-CIA agent who is desperately...until we come to our collective senses it's not just Liam Neeson's kid that's being taken. Grade: C- Chris Jenness...
Convoluted mess with clever casting

...screenwriters felt was important to remind us of, giving poor Liam Neeson about 250 lines of dialogue including the word "plan...T, so it all works out. The only iffy casting is Liam Neeson as Hannibal, but he keeps it light enough that you almost...
?Reaping?: Plagues aren?t that bad, but the plot is teacher from the small town of Haven. Doug, played by David Morrissey, an actor who looks and sounds like a young Liam Neeson, needs help before his town erupts into full-blown religious panic. It seems their river has turned to blood. Katherine...


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